### Basic Algebra: Factoring Polynomials

http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5071-basic-algebra-factoring-polynomials-170 This 82 minute basic algebra lesson explains what factoring is and teaches how to factor different types of polynomials using the three most common types of factoring: - common factoring (find the greatest common factor (GCF) - factoring trinomials in the form ax^2 + bx + c - factoring as a difference of squares, questions like 81x^2 (y + w)^2 A factoring strategy is also outlined to help you with factoring. This lesson contains explanations of the concepts and 37 example questions with step by step solutions plus 5 interactive review questions with solutions. Lessons that will help you with the fundamentals of this lesson: - 105 Rules for Integers and Absolute Value (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5073) - 110 Basic Algebra Part I (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5060) - 120 Basic Algebra Part II (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5066) - 125 Multiplication of Polynomials (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5063)

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